What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?
in philosophical use from 1836, from Latin conationem (nominative conatio) "an endeavoring, effort," noun of action from past participle stem of conari "to endeavor, to try," from PIE *kona-, from root *ken- "to set oneself in motion."
conation co·na·tion (kō-nā'shən)
The aspect of mental processes or behavior directed toward action or change and including impulse, desire, volition, and striving.